TransCameron Pipeline, LLC; Notice of Amendment to Application for Certificate of Public Convenience and Necessity, 45473 [2016-16649]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 81, No. 135 / Thursday, July 14, 2016 / Notices DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Federal Energy Regulatory Commission [Docket No. CP15–551–001] asabaliauskas on DSK3SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES TransCameron Pipeline, LLC; Notice of Amendment to Application for Certificate of Public Convenience and Necessity Take notice that on June 28, 2016, TransCameron Pipeline, LLC (TransCameron), 2200 Pennsylvania Ave. NW., Suite 600 West, Washington, DC 20037, filed in the above referenced docket an amendment to the certificate application in Docket No. CP15–551– 000, pursuant to section 7(c) of the Natural Gas Act (NGA) and Part 157 of the Commission’s regulations. TransCameron proposes to (1) remove the Western Lateral from its original TransCameron Pipeline Project, (2) modify the capacity of its East Lateral without any facility changes, and (3) update East Lateral alignment and workspace for minor modifications, as was originally proposed in Cameron Parish, Louisiana, all as more fully set forth in the application which is on file with the Commission and open to public inspection. The filing may also be viewed on the web at http://www.ferc.gov using the ‘‘eLibrary’’ link. Enter the docket number excluding the last three digits in the docket number field to access the document. For assistance, please contact FERC Online Support at FERCOnlineSupport@ferc.gov or toll free at (866) 208–3676, or TTY, contact (202) 502–8659. Any questions concerning this amendment may be directed to Fory Musser, Senior Vice President, Corporate Development, Venture Global LNG, Inc., 2200 Pennsylvania Ave. NW., Suite 600 West, Washington, DC 20037. Specifically, TransCameron originally proposed to construct, own, and operate the 23.5-mile-long East Lateral and 19.2mile-long West Lateral, both 42-inchdiameter pipelines designed to deliver approximately 1,900,000 Dth/d of firm transportation service. However, Venture Global Calcasieu Pass— TransCameron’s sole customer— optimized their LNG Terminal design and updated their natural gas transportation requirements. To comply with these changes, TransCameron now proposes to construct the 42-inchdiameter 23.5 mile-long pipeline (formerly referred to as East Lateral) that will have transmission capacity of approximately 2,125,000 Dth/d. TransCameron also requests approval of proposed initial recourse rates for VerDate Sep<11>2014 19:33 Jul 13, 2016 Jkt 238001 transportation service and its pro forma FERC Gas Tariff. Amended cost of the pipeline is estimated at $198.1 million. Pursuant to section 157.9 of the Commission’s rules, 18 CFR 157.9, within 90 days of this Notice the Commission staff will either: Complete its environmental assessment (EA) and place it into the Commission’s public record (eLibrary) for this proceeding; or issue a Notice of Schedule for Environmental Review. If a Notice of Schedule for Environmental Review is issued, it will indicate, among other milestones, the anticipated date for the Commission staff’s issuance of the final environmental impact statement (FEIS) or EA for this proposal. The filing of the EA in the Commission’s public record for this proceeding or the issuance of a Notice of Schedule for Environmental Review will serve to notify federal and state agencies of the timing for the completion of all necessary reviews, and the subsequent need to complete all federal authorizations within 90 days of the date of issuance of the Commission staff’s FEIS or EA. There are two ways to become involved in the Commission’s review of this project. First, any person wishing to obtain legal status by becoming a party to the proceedings for this project should, on or before the comment date stated below, file with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, 888 First Street NE., Washington, DC 20426, a motion to intervene in accordance with the requirements of the Commission’s Rules of Practice and Procedure (18 CFR 385.214 or 385.211) and the Regulations under the NGA (18 CFR 157.10). A person obtaining party status will be placed on the service list maintained by the Secretary of the Commission and will receive copies of all documents filed by the applicant and by all other parties. A party must submit 7 copies of filings made with the Commission and must mail a copy to the applicant and to every other party in the proceeding. Only parties to the proceeding can ask for court review of Commission orders in the proceeding. However, a person does not have to intervene in order to have comments considered. The second way to participate is by filing with the Secretary of the Commission, as soon as possible, an original and two copies of comments in support of or in opposition to this project. The Commission will consider these comments in determining the appropriate action to be taken, but the filing of a comment alone will not serve to make the filer a party to the proceeding. The Commission’s rules require that persons filing comments in opposition to the project PO 00000 Frm 00025 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 45473 provide copies of their protests only to the party or parties directly involved in the protest. Persons who wish to comment only on the environmental review of this project should submit an original and two copies of their comments to the Secretary of the Commission. Environmental commentors will be placed on the Commission’s environmental mailing list, will receive copies of the environmental documents, and will be notified of meetings associated with the Commission’s environmental review process. Environmental commentors will not be required to serve copies of filed documents on all other parties. However, the non-party commentors will not receive copies of all documents filed by other parties or issued by the Commission (except for the mailing of environmental documents issued by the Commission) and will not have the right to seek court review of the Commission’s final order. The Commission strongly encourages electronic filings of comments, protests and interventions in lieu of paper using the ‘‘eFiling’’ link at http:// www.ferc.gov. Persons unable to file electronically should submit an original and 14 copies of the protest or intervention to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, 888 First Street NE., Washington, DC 20426. This filing is accessible on-line at http://www.ferc.gov, using the ‘‘eLibrary’’ link and is available for review in the Commission’s Public Reference Room in Washington, DC. There is an ‘‘eSubscription’’ link on the Web site that enables subscribers to receive email notification when a document is added to a subscribed docket(s). For assistance with any FERC Online service, please email FERCOnlineSupport@ferc.gov, or call (866) 208–3676 (toll free). For TTY, call (202) 502–8659. Comment Date: July 29, 2016. Dated: July 8, 2016. Kimberly D. Bose, Secretary. [FR Doc. 2016–16649 Filed 7–13–16; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6717–01–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Federal Energy Regulatory Commission Combined Notice of Filings #1 Take notice that the Commission received the following electric rate filings: E:\FR\FM\14JYN1.SGM 14JYN1

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DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY

Federal Energy Regulatory Commission

[Docket No. CP15-551-001]


TransCameron Pipeline, LLC; Notice of Amendment to Application 
for Certificate of Public Convenience and Necessity

    Take notice that on June 28, 2016, TransCameron Pipeline, LLC 
(TransCameron), 2200 Pennsylvania Ave. NW., Suite 600 West, Washington, 
DC 20037, filed in the above referenced docket an amendment to the 
certificate application in Docket No. CP15-551-000, pursuant to section 
7(c) of the Natural Gas Act (NGA) and Part 157 of the Commission's 
regulations. TransCameron proposes to (1) remove the Western Lateral 
from its original TransCameron Pipeline Project, (2) modify the 
capacity of its East Lateral without any facility changes, and (3) 
update East Lateral alignment and workspace for minor modifications, as 
was originally proposed in Cameron Parish, Louisiana, all as more fully 
set forth in the application which is on file with the Commission and 
open to public inspection.
    The filing may also be viewed on the web at http://www.ferc.gov 
using the ``eLibrary'' link. Enter the docket number excluding the last 
three digits in the docket number field to access the document. For 
assistance, please contact FERC Online Support at 
FERCOnlineSupport@ferc.gov or toll free at (866) 208-3676, or TTY, 
contact (202) 502-8659.
    Any questions concerning this amendment may be directed to Fory 
Musser, Senior Vice President, Corporate Development, Venture Global 
LNG, Inc., 2200 Pennsylvania Ave. NW., Suite 600 West, Washington, DC 
20037.
    Specifically, TransCameron originally proposed to construct, own, 
and operate the 23.5-mile-long East Lateral and 19.2-mile-long West 
Lateral, both 42-inch-diameter pipelines designed to deliver 
approximately 1,900,000 Dth/d of firm transportation service. However, 
Venture Global Calcasieu Pass--TransCameron's sole customer--optimized 
their LNG Terminal design and updated their natural gas transportation 
requirements. To comply with these changes, TransCameron now proposes 
to construct the 42-inch-diameter 23.5 mile-long pipeline (formerly 
referred to as East Lateral) that will have transmission capacity of 
approximately 2,125,000 Dth/d. TransCameron also requests approval of 
proposed initial recourse rates for transportation service and its pro 
forma FERC Gas Tariff. Amended cost of the pipeline is estimated at 
$198.1 million.
    Pursuant to section 157.9 of the Commission's rules, 18 CFR 157.9, 
within 90 days of this Notice the Commission staff will either: 
Complete its environmental assessment (EA) and place it into the 
Commission's public record (eLibrary) for this proceeding; or issue a 
Notice of Schedule for Environmental Review. If a Notice of Schedule 
for Environmental Review is issued, it will indicate, among other 
milestones, the anticipated date for the Commission staff's issuance of 
the final environmental impact statement (FEIS) or EA for this 
proposal. The filing of the EA in the Commission's public record for 
this proceeding or the issuance of a Notice of Schedule for 
Environmental Review will serve to notify federal and state agencies of 
the timing for the completion of all necessary reviews, and the 
subsequent need to complete all federal authorizations within 90 days 
of the date of issuance of the Commission staff's FEIS or EA.
    There are two ways to become involved in the Commission's review of 
this project. First, any person wishing to obtain legal status by 
becoming a party to the proceedings for this project should, on or 
before the comment date stated below, file with the Federal Energy 
Regulatory Commission, 888 First Street NE., Washington, DC 20426, a 
motion to intervene in accordance with the requirements of the 
Commission's Rules of Practice and Procedure (18 CFR 385.214 or 
385.211) and the Regulations under the NGA (18 CFR 157.10). A person 
obtaining party status will be placed on the service list maintained by 
the Secretary of the Commission and will receive copies of all 
documents filed by the applicant and by all other parties. A party must 
submit 7 copies of filings made with the Commission and must mail a 
copy to the applicant and to every other party in the proceeding. Only 
parties to the proceeding can ask for court review of Commission orders 
in the proceeding.
    However, a person does not have to intervene in order to have 
comments considered. The second way to participate is by filing with 
the Secretary of the Commission, as soon as possible, an original and 
two copies of comments in support of or in opposition to this project. 
The Commission will consider these comments in determining the 
appropriate action to be taken, but the filing of a comment alone will 
not serve to make the filer a party to the proceeding. The Commission's 
rules require that persons filing comments in opposition to the project 
provide copies of their protests only to the party or parties directly 
involved in the protest.
    Persons who wish to comment only on the environmental review of 
this project should submit an original and two copies of their comments 
to the Secretary of the Commission. Environmental commentors will be 
placed on the Commission's environmental mailing list, will receive 
copies of the environmental documents, and will be notified of meetings 
associated with the Commission's environmental review process. 
Environmental commentors will not be required to serve copies of filed 
documents on all other parties. However, the non-party commentors will 
not receive copies of all documents filed by other parties or issued by 
the Commission (except for the mailing of environmental documents 
issued by the Commission) and will not have the right to seek court 
review of the Commission's final order.
    The Commission strongly encourages electronic filings of comments, 
protests and interventions in lieu of paper using the ``eFiling'' link 
at http://www.ferc.gov. Persons unable to file electronically should 
submit an original and 14 copies of the protest or intervention to the 
Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, 888 First Street NE., Washington, 
DC 20426.
    This filing is accessible on-line at http://www.ferc.gov, using the 
``eLibrary'' link and is available for review in the Commission's 
Public Reference Room in Washington, DC. There is an ``eSubscription'' 
link on the Web site that enables subscribers to receive email 
notification when a document is added to a subscribed docket(s). For 
assistance with any FERC Online service, please email 
FERCOnlineSupport@ferc.gov, or call (866) 208-3676 (toll free). For 
TTY, call (202) 502-8659.
    Comment Date: July 29, 2016.

    Dated: July 8, 2016.
Kimberly D. Bose,
Secretary.
[FR Doc. 2016-16649 Filed 7-13-16; 8:45 am]
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